Felton cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexFeltonDelawareNational
Cost of living index108114100
IndexFeltonDelawareNational
Goods & Services index112116100
Groceries index114121100
Health care index91100100
Housing index108121100
Transportation index103104100
Utilities index10293100

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  • The cost of living in Felton is 5% lower than the Delaware average.
  • The cost of living in Felton is 8% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Felton is 8% higher than the national average.
  • Delaware general sales tax is 100% lower than the national average.
  • Delaware state income tax is 1% lower than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$50,595$4,216$1,180$1,518
Renters$60,774$5,065$1,418$1,823

Delaware Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Delaware0%0%

Delaware Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Delaware2.2%6.6%

Goods & Services

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
Haircut $18.00$17.492.9%
Beauty Salon $39.33$38.173.0%
Toothpaste $2.82$2.3221.5%
Shampoo $1.08$1.016.7%
Movie $11.50$10.727.2%
Bowling $15.00$13.868.2%

Groceries

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.19$3.907.4%
Fried Chicken $1.79$1.4028.2%
Milk $2.29$1.9616.7%
Potatoes $3.49$3.189.6%
Pizza $10.00$10.393.8%
Beer $7.99$9.2313.4%

Health Care

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $147.00$106.3438.2%
Doctor $71.00$115.2538.4%
Dentist $88.50$98.3810.0%
Ibuprofen $11.76$9.2627.0%
Lipitor $467.89$466.470.3%

Housing

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
Home Price $192,500.00$184,700.004.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,008.90$1,273.3220.8%
Apartment Rent $1,119.00$949.0017.9%

Transportation

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.46$2.595.2%
Tire Balancing $58.33$48.9019.3%

Utilities

ItemFeltonNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$180.55$167.607.7%
Phone $173.76$163.426.3%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Williston, MD10811212%
Woodside East, DE2,45293-7%
Goldsboro, MD23498-2%
Little Creek, DE20499-1%
Cheswold, DE1,12399-1%
Felton, DE1,5661088%

Cities with similar population

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Chapin, SC1,56695-5%
Gower, MO1,56692-8%
Orangeville, UT1,56689-11%
Nora Springs, IA1,56786-14%
Apollo, PA1,56785-15%
Felton, DE1,5661088%
Source: The Felton, DE cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.
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